RPCV/W Events

6 coming up!

& no member-led events

Want to post your own event? Members may share events and gatherings in the Community Calendar. A complete listing of all past events and their landing pages are located here.

  • Monday, July 15 - 06:15 PM 2024

    Let's meet at the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt Island. Parking is limited but there is easy access by bicycle, foot and the Rosslyn Metro Station is 0.6 miles (15-minute walk on Google Maps). If you cannot find us please look for the RPCV/W Flag. This is a great short-hike with a cool Theodore Roosevelt Memorial. Please bring snacks/beverages to share. We will hike and a mini-picnic on the way. Hope to see you there!

  • Wednesday, July 17 - 05:45 PM

    RSVP Limit

    Living Classrooms' Green Boats River clean-up at Kingman and Heritage Islands is back this summer! We will mostly be using 2-person kayaks to collect trash. Come ready to paddle and clean, rain or shine! Attendees will be provided with pickers, gloves, and a two-person kayak to cleanup around Kingman and Heritage Islands. We will meet on the North side of Heritage Island near RFK field here accross the bridge. Spots are limited so register as soon as possible. If you need to arrive later, please contact Randi.  

     

  • Thursday, July 18 - 05:30 PM

    Join us for the RPCV/W July Happy Hour @ City State Brewing starting at 5:30pm.  Please look for the Peace Corps Flag. Hope to see you there!

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 07/18/2024 17:30:00 07/18/2024 20:30:00 America/New_York July 2024 Happy Hour Check https://www.rpcvw.org/july_2024_happy_hour for the latest info. 705 NE EDGEWOOD St, Washington, DC 20017, United States Michael [email protected] share
  • Thursday, July 25 - 06:00 PM

    Let's go Pedal Boating at the Tidal Basin. Let's meet at the Pedal Boat Stand at 5:55pm for a 6:00pm departure. Pedal boats cost $28/hour and hold up to 4 people. This price is based on a 30% discount on Thursday. We will decide how many boats to rent when we meet at the Pedal Boat Stand. We will pedal boat for an hour and then walk 10-minutes to the Wharf nearby for drinks.

    Please be mindful of the RPCV/W Community Guidelines here. We want this to be a safe, fun, and inviting space for everyone!

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 07/25/2024 18:00:00 07/25/2024 21:00:00 America/New_York Pedal Boating Fun Check https://www.rpcvw.org/pedal_boating_fun for the latest info. 1501 SW Maine Ave, Washignton, DC 20024, United States Brian [email protected] share
  • Saturday, July 27 - 11:00 AM

    Ticket Required
    Rock Creek Park

    Come join RPCV/W at Rock Creek Park for our Annual BBQ. Tickets are $12 and includes vegan, vegetarian, and meat-based mains as well as drinks.

    This is an inclusive and family-friendly event open to RPCVs of all ages and walks of life, their friends and family, and anyone with whom the mission of Peace Corps resonates with (prospective volunteers etc.). You do not have to be a member of RPCV/W to attend this event, simply purchase tickets below to join us!

    • Please Sign-up HERE to bring a main, side, or beverage as well as any games/activities. Consider showing off great dishes from your PC country!
    • Please RSVP by purchasing your ticket so we know how much food to purchase and share food details. 
    • The official event goes until 3pm but we have the Picnic Area until 7pm. There will be a post-BBQ after party too.
    • If you need a ride provide details in the Food Sign-up Sheet. 
    • If you cannot pay via PayPal and RSVP on website you can show up day of and pay with cash or Zelle. Please send us an email so we know to expect you!

    PS. Please don't make a missteak by not RSVPing 'Yes' to the Annual RPCV/W BBQ.

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 07/27/2024 11:00:00 07/27/2024 15:00:00 America/New_York RPCV/W Summer BBQ 2024 Check https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_summer_bbq_2024 for the latest info. Alana [email protected] share
  • Friday, August 16 - 07:00 PM through August 18, 2024

    Ticket Required RSVP Limit

    Come on out for an epic weekend of camping near Shenandoah National Park at the Elizabeth Furnace Group Campground two hours west of DC. We have reserved the group campground for the entire weekend. Feel free to come one or both nights. PLEASE DON'T FORGET TO RSVP on our Website so we can contact you and HERE is the Sign-up for transportation, food, gear info, and supplies. Please, please, please fill this out.  We cannot plan the trip without this information and we need to make sure everyone has transportation to the campsite. 

    We will charge $20 per person to pay for the campground, food, etc. Details to follow. Please contact the organizer (Steph Shelton) if interested in helping with logistics and/or carpooling.

    Website details: https://www.recreation.gov/camping/campgrounds/233176

    RSVP   Add to Calendar 08/16/2024 19:00:00 08/18/2024 07:00:00 America/New_York RPCV/W Camping Trip Check https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_camping_trip_ef for the latest info. Fort Valley, VA 22652, United States Steph Shelton [email protected] share